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University of Ilorin UNILORIN Chapter of ASUU Reconciles with National Body

The conflict between the University of Ilorin Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities and the National Headquarters of the union is expected to become a thing of the past, after a string of discussions between the two factions of the UNILORIN chapter of ASUU, led by Dr Usman Raheem and Dr Kayode Afolayan, and a delegation from the national headquarters of the union led by Dr. Ben Ugheo... »

FILE: Here is How Many Times ASUU Has Gone On Strike Since 1999

FILE: Here is How Many Times ASUU Has Gone On Strike Since 1999

The announcement of industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) no longer shocks Nigerian, owing to the fact that it has become a recurring incident. The present edition of the strike action began on November 14 and according to Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU president, it is “indefinite and comprehensive”. According to data made available by the National University Commission (NUC... »

Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) Commences Indefinite Strike

Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) Commences Indefinite Strike

The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) has commenced an indefinite strike. Specifically, the union accused the government of not implementing the Memorandum of Action signed with it, declaring that the strike would be total as all federal and state varsities would join the strike. The union made the announcement after their National Executive Council meeting held at the Federal University... »

Higher Degrees Not Impacting Lives In Nigeria – ASUU Chair

Higher Degrees Not Impacting Lives In Nigeria – ASUU Chair

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) said the craze for the acquisition of higher degrees in the country had not impacted enough on national growth and transformation. The chairman of the University of Lagos chapter of the union, Dr Dele Ashiru, made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos. According to him, the craze for higher degrees s... »

University Students Lament as Teachers begin Warning Strike

Academic activities in the nation’s universities were paralysed yesterday as lecturers made good their threat to begina warning strike. Classes were empty in University of Ibadan (UI), University of Abuja, University of Uyo, Bauchi State University, University of Lagos, Lagos State University (LASU), and Niger Delta University, Bayelsa. Students of the Faculty of Education, at UI, who had their ex... »

Crisis Arises as AdekunleAjasin University suspends ASUU leaders

Barely three weeks after the AdekunleAjasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA), Ondo State chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) suspended its four months strike, leaders of the staff union have been suspended by the university management.The ASUU chairman, Dr Sola Fayose, his predecessor,DrBusuyiMekusi, Vice Chairman, Dr Dorcas Alese and Assistant Secretary, Dr. Sola Olorunfemi... »

ASUU To Begin Strike 2nd Of October

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, popularly known as ASUU will commence her warning strike come 2nd of October, 2016. Reporters gathered information from the ASUU Chairman University of Abuja Chapter, Dr. Ben on the 7th Day of September, 2016.Speaking with Dr. Ben in his office, he said”We have tried to dialogue with the Federal Government but they have been playing games with us, we will ... »

ASUU Threatens Nationwide Strike Over Non-Implementation Of FG/ASUU Agreement

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to embark on a nationwide strike if the Federal Government refuses to implement the 2009 agreement. This was disclosed by the ASUU Lagos Zone Coordinator, Prof. Olusoji Sowande. According to him the union have decided on to this path since all efforts to get the federal government to implement the agreement has proved abortive. He ment... »